Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LDAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LDAP over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 615 649 771
Rank change year-on-year +34 +122 -82
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 152 348 330
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.79% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123 259 263
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £28,200 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £88,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +18.18% +7.32% -6.82%

LDAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 27,709 44,139 55,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.65% 38.70% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23,346 36,958 46,378
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £91,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in England

LDAP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LDAP in England.

Salary trend for LDAP in England

LDAP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing LDAP in England over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for LDAP in England

LDAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the England region over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +65 66 £70,000 +3.70% 24
South East +84 32 £70,000 +43.59% 10
North of England +53 19 £30,000 -40.00% 9
South West +59 13 £73,750 +50.51% 1
Midlands +61 12 £47,500 +5.56% 4
East of England +67 10 £75,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire +58 10 £30,000 -52.94% 1
West Midlands +59 8 £48,000 +6.67% 2
North West +46 8 £65,000 +23.81% 3
East Midlands +47 4 £42,500 -1.16% 2
North East +5 1 £42,000 +12.00% 5
LDAP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing LDAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 62 (40.79%) DNS
2 61 (40.13%) Azure
3 59 (38.82%) Active Directory
4 58 (38.16%) AWS
5 50 (32.89%) Linux
5 50 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (31.58%) Ansible
7 42 (27.63%) SSL
8 38 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 38 (25.00%) Web Services
9 37 (24.34%) DHCP
10 36 (23.68%) VMware
11 35 (23.03%) Git (software)
12 34 (22.37%) ServiceNow
13 33 (21.71%) Jenkins
14 32 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 32 (21.05%) HTTP
14 32 (21.05%) Python
14 32 (21.05%) Oracle
14 32 (21.05%) SAML
15 31 (20.39%) Windows
16 30 (19.74%) XML
16 30 (19.74%) DevOps
17 29 (19.08%) Terraform
17 29 (19.08%) PowerShell
17 29 (19.08%) JIRA
18 28 (18.42%) Java
19 27 (17.76%) ITIL
20 26 (17.11%) Kubernetes
21 25 (16.45%) HTML

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (13.16%) Confluence
2 8 (5.26%) Apache
3 6 (3.95%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.29%) IIS
5 4 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Fuse
6 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.32%) JBoss
7 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.66%) Appian
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.66%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (7.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 61 (40.13%) Azure
2 58 (38.16%) AWS
3 20 (13.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (11.84%) IaaS
5 17 (11.18%) OpenShift
5 17 (11.18%) SaaS
6 12 (7.89%) Microsoft 365
7 8 (5.26%) PaaS
8 7 (4.61%) Trello
9 6 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (2.63%) GCP
10 4 (2.63%) Serverless
11 3 (1.97%) BPaaS
11 3 (1.97%) G Suite
12 2 (1.32%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (1.32%) GitHub
13 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 62 (40.79%) DNS
2 42 (27.63%) SSL
3 37 (24.34%) DHCP
4 32 (21.05%) HTTP
5 24 (15.79%) FTP
6 23 (15.13%) SMTP
7 22 (14.47%) SAN
7 22 (14.47%) TCP/IP
8 18 (11.84%) NAS
9 17 (11.18%) VPN
10 16 (10.53%) Firewall
11 13 (8.55%) Network Security
12 12 (7.89%) Kerberos
13 11 (7.24%) IMAP
14 8 (5.26%) LAN
14 8 (5.26%) WAN
15 6 (3.95%) OpenLDAP
16 4 (2.63%) HTTPS
16 4 (2.63%) VLAN
16 4 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.55%) MongoDB
2 12 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.92%) Big Data
5 8 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.61%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.61%) DTS
6 7 (4.61%) Looker
6 7 (4.61%) Snowflake Schema
7 6 (3.95%) MySQL
8 5 (3.29%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.29%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.97%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.97%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 35 (23.03%) Git (software)
2 33 (21.71%) Jenkins
3 29 (19.08%) JIRA
4 13 (8.55%) Artifactory
5 11 (7.24%) Gerrit
6 8 (5.26%) Bitbucket
7 7 (4.61%) SonarQube
7 7 (4.61%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.63%) Fiddler
8 4 (2.63%) GitLab
8 4 (2.63%) Maven
9 3 (1.97%) Bitbucket Server
10 2 (1.32%) JMeter
10 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.66%) IDA Disassembler
11 1 (0.66%) OllyDbg
11 1 (0.66%) Subversion
11 1 (0.66%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.66%) WinDbg
General
1 19 (12.50%) Finance
2 14 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.58%) Banking
4 9 (5.92%) Law
5 7 (4.61%) Marketing
5 7 (4.61%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.97%) Advertising
6 3 (1.97%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Billing
7 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) French Language
8 1 (0.66%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 41 (26.97%) Consultant
2 19 (12.50%) Architect
3 18 (11.84%) Analyst
4 16 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (9.21%) Developer
5 14 (9.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (9.21%) Linux Consultant
5 14 (9.21%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (7.24%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.92%) Design Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.26%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 8 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
10 7 (4.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (4.61%) Senior Linux Consultant
10 7 (4.61%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.00%) Web Services
2 32 (21.05%) SAML
3 30 (19.74%) XML
4 25 (16.45%) HTML
5 16 (10.53%) CSS
6 14 (9.21%) SOAP
6 14 (9.21%) YAML
7 12 (7.89%) Ajax
7 12 (7.89%) OAuth
8 11 (7.24%) Elastic Stack
8 11 (7.24%) Kafka
9 10 (6.58%) OpenID
10 9 (5.92%) REST
10 9 (5.92%) SailPoint
11 6 (3.95%) JDBC
12 4 (2.63%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.97%) ActiveMQ
13 3 (1.97%) ODBC
13 3 (1.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 3 (1.97%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.13%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.84%) CMDB
3 16 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
5 8 (5.26%) Cyberattack
5 8 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (3.29%) Cloud Native
6 5 (3.29%) Online Gambling
6 5 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.97%) Blog
8 3 (1.97%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.97%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.89%) Linux
2 31 (20.39%) Windows
3 23 (15.13%) Unix
4 16 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (9.87%) CentOS
6 7 (4.61%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.61%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.95%) Debian
7 6 (3.95%) VMS
8 3 (1.97%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.32%) Solaris
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.74%) DevOps
3 27 (17.76%) ITIL
4 25 (16.45%) Scrum
5 22 (14.47%) ITSM
6 21 (13.82%) Kanban
6 21 (13.82%) Requirements Gathering
7 19 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
7 19 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 18 (11.84%) Information Security
9 16 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (9.87%) SIEM
11 14 (9.21%) Converged Infrastructure
11 14 (9.21%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (9.21%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 14 (9.21%) eTOM
11 14 (9.21%) Load Balancing
11 14 (9.21%) Network Virtualisation
11 14 (9.21%) Service Management
12 13 (8.55%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.05%) Python
2 29 (19.08%) PowerShell
3 28 (18.42%) Java
4 24 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.79%) Perl
5 23 (15.13%) SQL
6 19 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 18 (11.84%) Bash Shell
8 17 (11.18%) Ruby
9 11 (7.24%) Groovy
10 5 (3.29%) AWK
11 4 (2.63%) C
11 4 (2.63%) PHP
11 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.63%) sed
12 2 (1.32%) C++
12 2 (1.32%) Clojure
12 2 (1.32%) Go
12 2 (1.32%) VB
13 1 (0.66%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (15.13%) Degree
2 17 (11.18%) CCNP
2 17 (11.18%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (9.21%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.61%) CISSP
4 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.63%) CISA
5 4 (2.63%) CISM
5 4 (2.63%) RHCE
5 4 (2.63%) RHCSA
6 3 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.97%) CCNA
6 3 (1.97%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.97%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.66%) CCMSE
7 1 (0.66%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) GDPR
1 8 (5.26%) QA
2 6 (3.95%) SLA
3 4 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.97%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (1.97%) COBIT
4 3 (1.97%) COSO
4 3 (1.97%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.97%) HIPAA
4 3 (1.97%) ITGC
System Software
1 59 (38.82%) Active Directory
2 32 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.53%) XenApp
3 16 (10.53%) XenDesktop
4 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 14 (9.21%) Virtual Servers
5 13 (8.55%) Docker
6 7 (4.61%) NDS
6 7 (4.61%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 6 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (3.29%) Firmware
9 3 (1.97%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.97%) KVM
9 3 (1.97%) OCFS2
9 3 (1.97%) qmail
9 3 (1.97%) Samba
9 3 (1.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (1.97%) vSphere
9 3 (1.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (31.58%) Ansible
2 29 (19.08%) Terraform
3 26 (17.11%) Kubernetes
4 16 (10.53%) Puppet
5 15 (9.87%) Single Sign-On
6 14 (9.21%) HAProxy
6 14 (9.21%) vRealize
7 12 (7.89%) HP UCMDB
8 6 (3.95%) ITRS Geneos
8 6 (3.95%) ZABBIX
9 5 (3.29%) SELinux
10 4 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (2.63%) Nessus
10 4 (2.63%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 4 (2.63%) Rancher
10 4 (2.63%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.97%) Data Guard
11 3 (1.97%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (1.97%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (23.68%) VMware
3 34 (22.37%) ServiceNow
4 32 (21.05%) Oracle
5 24 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 22 (14.47%) IBM
7 20 (13.16%) Cisco
8 19 (12.50%) HP
9 17 (11.18%) Citrix
10 15 (9.87%) Dell
10 15 (9.87%) Infoblox
11 14 (9.21%) BMC
11 14 (9.21%) F5
11 14 (9.21%) Splunk
12 12 (7.89%) Remedy
13 11 (7.24%) Atlassian
13 11 (7.24%) CheckPoint
14 9 (5.92%) McAfee
14 9 (5.92%) Okta
15 8 (5.26%) Darktrace